There is currently support for the following device types within Home Assistant:
Install this unofficial add-on to use this integration with Home Assistant. Keep in mind that we can’t give you support for this add-on.
After installation, follow the instructions on the GitHub page to configure the plugin. Then continue to follow the integration configurations below.
To enable this sensor, add the following lines to your
# Example configuration.yaml entry apcupsd:
If you get
ConnectionRefusedError: Connection refused errors in the Home Assistant logs, ensure the Apcupsd configuration directives used by its Network Information Server is set to permit connections from all addresses NISIP 0.0.0.0, else non-local addresses will not connect.
In addition to the Apcupsd Sensor devices, you may also create a device which is simply “on” when the UPS status is online and “off” at all other times.
To enable this sensor, you first have to set up apcupsd integration (above), and add the following lines to your
# Example configuration.yaml entry binary_sensor: - platform: apcupsd
apcupsd sensor platform allows you to monitor a UPS (battery backup) by using data from the apcaccess command.
To use this sensor platform, you first have to set up apcupsd integration (above), and add the following to your
# Example configuration.yaml entry sensor: - platform: apcupsd resources: - bcharge - linev
Given the following output from
APC : 001,051,1149 DATE : 2016-02-09 17:13:31 +0000 HOSTNAME : localhost VERSION : 3.14.12 (29 March 2014) redhat UPSNAME : netrack CABLE : Custom Cable Smart DRIVER : APC Smart UPS (any) UPSMODE : Stand Alone STARTTIME: 2016-02-09 16:06:47 +0000 MODEL : SMART-UPS 1400 STATUS : TRIM ONLINE LINEV : 247.0 Volts LOADPCT : 13.0 Percent BCHARGE : 100.0 Percent TIMELEFT : 104.0 Minutes MBATTCHG : 5 Percent MINTIMEL : 3 Minutes MAXTIME : 0 Seconds MAXLINEV : 249.6 Volts MINLINEV : 244.4 Volts OUTPUTV : 218.4 Volts [...]
Use the values from the left hand column (lower case required).
Full Example Configuration:
sensor: - platform: apcupsd resources: - apc - date - hostname - version - upsname - cable - driver - upsmode - starttime - model - status - linev - loadpct - bcharge - timeleft - mbattchg - mintimel - maxtime - maxlinev - minlinev - outputv